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Welcome to Channelswimming.net

This web site contains information about Wet Suit swims - English Channel Swimming & Escorted Coastal swims.

See "General Info" link pages for more information.

Registration with Pedro Boats UK/CS&PS is for English Channel swimming in Wetsuits: Plus English Channel and Kent coastal swims, Triathlon swims and open water swim training swims.

The wet suit swim registration for Channel swim attempts and coastal swims is with Channel Swimming & Piloting Services.

There is also Information about the CS&PF / CS&PS registered escort boats, thier pilots & other forms of escorted crossings such as Adventure Gig rows.

Our Unorthodox crossings are now subject to the French Authorities new law - Rrule 28 - June 2013 agreement. See the link to "Unorthodox Crossings" in the selection boxes on the left hand side of this page.


Have you seen our other web sites?

www.channelswimmiing.com -- www.adventurerowing.co.uk


The escort vessels listed on the "Escort Boats" page are all commercially certificated to the MCA and EU required standards to operate as Channel Escort pilot vessels. The skippers are all qualifed and commercially registered for the areas of operation they work in. The pilots (often the commercial skippers) all have a good working knowledge of escorting swimmers and other sporting activities in the English Channel. Ou crews are certificated and experianced in the operations and escort work undertaken. Included on this site is the information of the other pilots and escort boats that work within the CS&PS recognition system.

The escort vessels, skippers / pilots are all registered with both the British and French authorities anually.

. See the "Pilots and Escort Boats" links on the left side.

If you want to cross the English Channel by "other methods" such as rowing or canoeing/ kayaking etc and need a registered escort pilot, boat and crew to assist you. - See the "General Info" and "Unorthodox Crossing" pages key in the panel on the left hand side of this page.


-Click here - Link to "standard information pack"

This is the basic information pack to help you if you are searching for informatiojn on English Channel Swimming. It's free for everyone to look at. Please read and understand it's contents BEFORE booking a pilot or applying to swim.

The first thing to do is contact us (see "Escort Boats") to find out our availability and organise a swim/ crossing place. Be aware that our pilots are taking bookings for years in advance.